Technical Assistant

North Yorkshire
£19,264 to £23,023
04 May 2022
23 May 2022
Job role
Officer, Operative
Contract Type
Full time

Contract Type: 1 Established Full Time & 1 Maternity Cover Fixed Term (Ending January 2023)

Weekend Working: No

Interview Date: Week Commencing 23rd May

Venue for Interview: Microsoft Teams

Are you a problem solver and enjoy working with computer software but not have a technical qualification? Do you have the motivation to proactively advance your own career? Have you ever thought how North Yorkshire’s road networks actually work but never had the opportunity to find out? NYCC Network Information and Compliance Team have a fantastic opportunity for self- starters who are technically minded but not necessarily have the qualifications in Highways and Traffic Management, but who want to drive their career.

As part of the team you will be tasked with ensuring undertakers work within the highway and the associated permitting/noticing, is compliant with the relevant legislation and/or code of practice, that all requests for network information, apparatus enquiries, section 50/171 licences and correspondence, are responded to within the agreed timescales and that all associated fees and fines are levied in a timely and accurate manner.

You will also assist with recovery as appropriate.

What are the benefits of working for NYCC?

As an employee of North Yorkshire County Council you will have access to a variety of competitive employee benefits such as generous leave entitlement, local government pension scheme and access to a range of salary sacrifice schemes. Our strong track record of success and relentless pursuit of improving outcomes through innovative practice provides you with a strong base to develop personally and professionally.


If the prospect of this fantastic opportunity appeals to you, we would encourage you to take the opportunity to have an informal discussion around this role with Jennie Middleton on 01609 532269, or email

To apply please click the Apply Now link below.